These pictures refused to go on the preceding post on life in Cardinal Place. 2 or 3 weeks after the fashion show below, it's early October, and office workers poured out of a their floors after a fire alert - and a rain soaked Cardinal Place was what awaited them. Many came prepared, with umbrellas. All part of the cycle of life at Cardinal Place.
I am a writer and arts journalist now based in Lagos. This is a blog on arts and culture. The focus is on Nigeria's art scene, especially her 'Word's Body' - the writers. As and when, we'll also touch on wider African writing, as well as international literature. In short, a saturation of the arts.